CAMERON HIGHLAND

CAMERON HIGHLAND

CAMERON HIGHLAND, PAHANG, MALAYSIA

The Cameron Highlands is Malaysia’s most comprehensive hill train station. It occupies an area of 712 square kms (275 sq mi). To the north, its border touches regarding Kelantan; to the west, it stocks part of its boundary with Perak.

Situated at the northwestern tip of Pahang, the “Camerons” is approximately 90 kilometres (56 mi) from Ipoh, about 200 kilometres (120 mi) from Kuala Lumpur or about 355 kilometres (221 mi) from Kuantan, the capital of Pahang. Is it doesn’t smallest constituency in Pahang. north umber land tourist guide

Surveyed by Sir Bill Cameron in 1885, the outpost contains three zones, namely Ringlet (5, one hundred sixty five hectares), Tanah Rata (2, 081 hectares) and Ulu Telom (63, 981 hectares). Its eight sub-districts are Ringlet, Tanah Rata (the administrative centre), Brinchang, the Bertam Valley, Kea Farm building, Tringkap, Kuala Terla and Kampung Raja. All are nestled at elevations starting from 1, 100 metre distances (3, 600 ft) to 1, 600 metres (5, 200 ft) above sea level.

The mean gross annual temperature http://www.northumberlandtouristguide.com/ of the escape is about 18? C (64? F). During the day, the temperature rarely rises over 25? C (77? F); at evening, it can drop to as low as dokuz? C (48? F) at the bigger reaches.

The resort has a diverse population greater than 35, 000 people. It contains Bumiputeras (Malay (7, 321); others (5, 668) many are also from the Orang Asli (Indigenous) Semai ethnic group), Chinese (13, 099), Indians (6, 988), non-Malaysian citizens (5, 193), and other nationalities (202).[3] Most of the residents here are entrepreneurs, service industry employees, farm workers, retirees or government servants. The different languages spoken are Malay, Mandarin, Tamil, Semai, Temiar, Mendriq, Punjabi and English. Islam, Buddhism, Taoism, Hinduism, Christianity and Sikhism as well as Indigenous beliefs are the key religions of the haven. northumberlandtouristguide

Developed in the 1930s, the tableland is one of the earliest tourist spots in Malaysia. Apart from its tea estates, the plateau is also noted for the cool weather, orchards, nurseries, farmlands, waterfalls, rivers, ponds, wildlife, mossy forest, golfing course, hotels, places of worship, bungalows, Land Rovers, museum and its particular aborigines (Orang Asli).

The Cameron Highlands can be accessed by road via Tapah, Simpang Pulai, Gua Musang or Sungai Koyan. Tapah and Simpang Pulai are the two approaches from Perak. Gua Musang and Sungai Koyan are the entrances from Kelantan and Pahang, respectively.